Rachel Carson

1907 - 1964

A Quote by Rachel Louise Carson on america, beauty, birds, silence, and songs

Over increasingly large areas of the United States, spring now comes unheralded by the return of the birds, and the early mornings are strangely silent where once they were filled with the beauty of bird song.

Rachel Carson (1907 - 1964)

Source: "The Silent Spring," 1962

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A Quote by Rachel Louise Carson on age, blindness, indifference, needs, survival, and water

In an age when man has forgotten his origins and is blind even to his most essential needs for survival, water along with other resources has become the victim of his indifference.

Rachel Carson (1907 - 1964)

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A Quote by Rachel Louise Carson on discipline, learning, and listening

The discipline of the writer is to learn to be still and listen to what his subject has to tell him.

Rachel Carson (1907 - 1964)

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A Quote by Rachel Louise Carson on life, men, and peace

We cannot have peace among men whose hearts find delight in killing any living creature.

Rachel Carson (1907 - 1964)

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A Quote by Rachel Louise Carson on earth, life, and mystery

Those who dwell among the beauties and mysteries of the Earth are never alone or weary of life.

Rachel Carson (1907 - 1964)

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